NEW YORK – Johns Hopkins junior attackman Wells Stanwick has been named to the 2014 Tewaaraton Award Watch List, it was announced on Thursday, February 27. Stanwick is one of 52 men’s lacrosse players named to the list by the Tewaaraton Foundation, which selected the players named from all three divisions of the NCAA.
The Tewaaraton Award annually honors the top male and top female college lacrosse player in the United States. The selection committees are made up of top collegiate coaches and are appointed annually by the Tewaaraton Foundation.
Stanwick is off to a quick start this season as he currently has three goals and 13 assists through three games. He leads the team in assists and points and he registered a pair of one-goal, five-assist performances in wins against Ohio State and Towson and added a one-goal, three-assist showing in Johns Hopkins’ 14-5 win against Michigan last week.
An Honorable Mention USILA All-American last season, Stanwick currently ranks third in the nation in assists per game (4.33) and 10th in points per game (5.33). He is pacing an offense that is averaging 13.0 goals per game – a mark that ranks 12th nationally.
The fifth-ranked Blue Jays (3-0) will travel to Princeton to play the 10th-ranked Tigers (2-0) on Saturday, March 1 at noon.